THINGS TO DO
Selena: Movie Screening and Best Dressed Contest, West 172nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue – Highbridge Park, 6pm – 11:30pm
Join a movie screening of Tejano legend Selena. The movie starts at around 8:00 p.m. Put on your best Selena outfit and join a Selena look-a-like contest. Free.
Poetry and Prose Open Mic, Secret Loft – Greenwich Village, 7:30pm
enjoy an evening of poetry and short fiction. Present an original or favorite piece during the open mic, or relax and be inspired by our featured readers. Featuring poets Chelsea Fonden, Zev Torres, Thomas Fucaloro and Sergio Satelite. $7.
Dan Tranh Music Class, Poe Park Visitor Center – Bronx, 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Mekong Arts and Music (MAM) will be teaching a beginner’s course of Dan Tranh, a 16-string Vietnamese zither. Free.
Public Theater Mobile Unit presents Henry V, The Public Theater – NoHo, 1pm – 2:30pm
Obie Award-winning director Robert O’Hara (Bootycandy, The Brother/Sister Plays (Part 2)) brings a warring King and his band of brothers to communities all across New York with Mobile Unit’s spring production of Henry V. There are two ways to get free tickets. Tickets will be given away at the Public Theater’s lobby 90 minutes before the performance. Tickets will also be distributed through a mobile lottery on the TodayTix app. Free.
Naked Giants, Native Sun, Twiga, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.
Horse Lords, Leila Bordreuil, GOLD DIME, H0L0 – Queens, 7pm, $10.
The Petals, Sheen Marina, The U.S. Americans, Panama Dreams, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $8.
Renata Zeiguer, Son Step, Zula, Wilder Maker, Threes Brewing – Brooklyn, 8pm, $7.
George Braith, Hansborough Recreation Center – Harlem, May 10 (Thurs.), 1pm – 2pm, Free, RSVP.
Bomb Shelter Comedy w/ Daniel Webb (Stand-up NBC, Moontower Comedy Festival), Adam Glyn (TMZ, Caroline’s on Broadway), Katie Hannigan (The Stand, All Jane Comedy Festival), Kevin Ryan (Laughs on FOX, AXS TV), Chris Scopo (New York Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club), Brett Kline (Greenwich Village Comedy Club), Jeff Cerulli (NBC, VH1, MTV), Erik Bransteen (FOX, TimeOut NY), The Gaf West – Midtown West, 8pm, Free, RSVP.
Airplane Mode w/ Tom Thakkar (CONAN, Sirius XM), Emmy Blotnick (Late Show with Stephen Colbert), Sam Ruddy (Reductress), David Tveite (Bridgetown Comedy Festival), Rebecca O’Neal (VICE), Cherry Tree – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.
Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 31, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.
Bryant Park Tai Chi, Fountain Terrace – Bryant Park, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Sept. 27, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.
Bryant Park Spring Birding Tours, Meet at Helskell Plaza in Bryant Park, Every Monday until June 4, 8am – 9am, Free.
Arsenal Gallery Exhibition – 1978: The NYC Parks/New York Times Photo Project, Arsenal in Central Park, Every weekday until June 14, 6pm – 8pm. Free.
Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue – UES, Every Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday until April 30, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.
Summer on the Hudson: Yoga Flow, Lawn at 74th Street in Riverside Park South, Every Thursday until Oct. 25, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.
Yoga in the Park, Sunken Meadow Picnic Area – Randall’s Island Park, Every Tuesday until September 11, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.
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